The 74th Eastern Snow Conference (ESC) will be held at the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada, 6-8 June, 2017
The 74th Annual Eastern Snow Conference (ESC) will be held at the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada, 6-8 June, 2017. The scientific program is open to sessions on theoretical, experimental, and operational studies of snow, ice, and winter hydrology. This year’s general theme is Remote Sensing of the Cryosphere.
The ESC has only plenary (paper and poster viewing) sessions, allowing time to view and discuss the research of each participant. You are invited to submit an abstract for an oral or a poster presentation. An abstract of 200-250 words should be submitted via email by March 17, 2017 to the program chair:
Please email him with your questions.
Students are encouraged to enter the ESC Student Paper Competitions. The winner of the best submitted student paper will receive the Wiesnet Medal, a $750 prize. The Campbell Scientific Canada Award of $500 will be awarded to a Canadian Student submitting a paper demonstrating the most innovative use of technology in the gathering of data. In addition, the David Hewitt Miller Student Poster Award of $100 will be awarded to the best student poster.
All submitted papers will be published in the ESC Proceedings; please consult the ESC website for details on submission.
Tuesday, June 6
Wednesday, June 7
Thursday, June 8
Note that registration fee includes all activities: drink and food at icebreaker; drinks and food at morning, lunch and afternoon breaks; banquet; transportation for fieldtrip
There are two ways to register for this year's conference.
1) Use one of the two following links for online payment using a credit card
2) Fill out the registration form and mail your registrtion in registration form for the conference can be downloaded here.
Registration should be completed by May 19, 2017.
A block of discounted rooms has been reserved at University of Ottawa residences between June 5 and June 8:
Reservations can be made online at https://www.accommodation.uottawa.ca/ by using promotional code ESC2017. Reservations can also be made by calling 1-888-564-4545 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting group name ESC2017 and reservation number 30879. A non-refundable deposit equivalent to 1 night stay is due at time of booking, with balance to be paid upon arrival. Bookings must be made by May 1, 2017 to guarantee availability.
There are also many hotels and hostels within a 10-15 min walk of the University of Ottawa, such as Novotel, Les Suites, Westin, Lord Elgin, Ottawa Jail Hostel and Barefoot Hostel.
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